gamification

gamification

My Gamer Brain Is Addicted to the Peloton Exercise Bike

At its heart, Peloton is a numerical fitness game, where I am constantly playing to make a number go up​.
Ed Zitron
11.5.18
HOTY2017

The Software Developer Bringing Diversity to Your Reading List

Kaya Thomas created WeReadToo to share books by authors of color featuring characters of color.
Becky Ferreira
11.30.17
uk

The Smartphone Game Where In-App Purchases Are Real-World Stocks and Shares

"We think the stock market is the biggest and best game in the world."
Tom Fenwick
10.23.15
uk

The UK Wants Gamers to Fix Its Cybersecurity

The Cyber Challenge, backed by government and industry, is trying to appeal to gamers with a virtual skyscraper of cyber games.
Victoria Turk
9.29.15
Tinder

Someone Turned the Futility of Tinder Into an 8-Bit Game

Dating just got even more gamified.
Kaleigh Rogers
8.21.15
trash

This Smart Trash Can Mines Cryptocurrency When You Feed It Garbage

Trash is getting gamified.
Jason Koebler
6.25.14
GAMES

Just Gamify Dental Hygiene Already

The fun of quantifying everything finally comes to teeth brushing.
Ben Richmond
5.13.14
Power

The Terrifying Future Where Everything Is A Video Game

A new report predicts that soon "however many points you have at work will help determine the kind of raise you get or which office you sit in."
Yannick LeJacq
3.6.14
Motherboard Blog

Which of These Edward Snowden Video Games Is for You?

There are so many directions to take a video game, and so many ways to approach the Snowden saga, that they can keep you busy until Glenn Greenwald and Kathryn Bigelow team up to make the whistleblower's feature-length biopic.
Ben Richmond
8.12.13